The Australian Originate has been utterly different in 2021 and that contains the prize money. Whereas the total prize pool has been elevated by approximately $7 million, the quantity the winners Down Below will snag has dropped.
In 2021, the total purse will seemingly be $61.95 million with the boys’s and girls’s singles champ taking dwelling $2.13 million. Closing year’s winners had been awarded $3.12 million.
Level-headed a to hand payday, but a serious haircut nonetheless.
Tournament director Craig Tiley says the extra even distribution used to be to lend a hand offset the loads of prices incurred by players coming to Australia amid a virulent disease.
“We beget deal diminished the winners’ prize money cheques, but players like Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams all agreed with spreading the prize money extra evenly, providing the up-and-coming players a possibility to present extra attributable to it has been a hard year,” Tiley suggested The Hindu newspaper.
“We predict it be a immense initiative and I if truth be told beget had zero pushback.”
What’s the Australian Originate purse for 2021?
The 2021 Australian Originate purse is $61.95 million for the boys’s and girls’s tournaments. Or not it’s an lengthen of $6,977,070 from final year’s purse.
What quantity of money does the winner win?
The men’s and girls’s singles champions will produce approximately $2.13 million every. Closing year’s winners, Novak Djokovic and Sofia Kenin, won about $3.12 million.
The men’s and girls’s doubles champions take hold of $463,740, while the mixed doubles champions take hold of $115,935.
Prize money breakdown for Australian Originate 2021
The $2.13 million raise-dwelling by the winners is the lowest whole at the Australian Originate since 2014.
Males’s and girls’s singles
|Round 3 qualifying||$40,577.25|
|Round 2 qualifying||$27,051.50|
|Round 1 qualifying||$19,322.50|
Males’s and girls’s doubles
The doubles winners’ prize money has also taken a success this year, though all over again, there’s an lengthen in pay for these going out within the early rounds.
In 2020, the winning pair took dwelling round $146,000 while the runner-up and semifinalists observed their payouts drop in 2021 as nicely. First-rounders via quarterfinalists stayed stagnant from year-to-year.
|Round 1 $4,830.62|
The Australian Originate is now within the tip put amongst the Principal Slams with regards to the total prize pool, though the adjustments in 2021 beget seen the winners’ money drop to Third.
Right here’s how every main tournament breaks it down.
All figures in USD.
French Originate prize money
Complete: $45.69 million
Winners: $1.9 million
Wimbledon prize money
The Championships had been cancelled in 2020 attributable to the pandemic, but right here are the 2019 figures.
Complete: $51.88 million
Winners: $3.2 million
Runners-Up: $1.6 million
US Originate prize money
Complete: $53.4 million
Winners: $3 million
Runners-Up: $1.5 million
Jackie Spiegel contributed to this text.